CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) - Chesapeake Police need help identifying a shoplifter who assaulted a loss prevention officer on May 11.
Kelly O'Sullivan with the Chesapeake Police Department said the incident occurred at a Lowe's in the 4700 block of Portsmouth Boulevard when an unknown male suspect took more than $200 in merchandise.
The suspect was confronted by a loss prevention officer. O'Sullivan said the suspect assaulted the loss prevention officer before fleeing in a black Maxima.
The suspect is described as a heavy-set balck male with a bald head and a beard. He was wearing a blue polo-style shirt and black pants at the time of the incident.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.
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